Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 020

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(4.2 stars; 3 reviews)

A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass history, science, cooking, economics, education, humor, philosophy, nature and religion. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) (5 hr 56 min)


Art and Ritual 25:15 Read by Chris Caron
The Art of Leaving Off 18:33 Read by Bill Mosley
Bermudas 11:16 Read by Bellona Times
General Directions for Making Bread 10:20 Read by Bellona Times
Geometry and Experience 39:00 Read by Availle
Gifts 12:23 Read by Stevan Simmons
Introduction to A Travellers Narrative (Part 1) 1:01:20 Read by Nicholas James Bridgewater
Introduction to A Travellers Narrative (Part 2) 58:41 Read by Nicholas James Bridgewater
The Life of Buddha and Its Lessons 22:24 Read by John Fricker
The Locomotive Chase in Georgia 30:24 Read by Guero
The Lord's Command 2:42 Read by Chris Caron
On Sumner and the South 5:56 Read by Guero
Sarah Bernhardt (Rosine Bernard) 7:34 Read by Bellona Times
Steam on Country Roads 20:13 Read by Garth Burton
A Vindication of a Natural Diet 30:52 Read by Amy Gramour


Richard Jefferies is my all time favorite nature author. Even twenty minutes of…

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